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Where we publish pieces by promising young Indian writers. After all, they will replace (dethrone) us one day.

Weeks without days

By |April 14th, 2020|Critics Speak, reviews, Young Critics|

With the pandemic-stricken world in lockdown, young critic Rachit Raj mourns a life without the movies.

Streaming review: SHE

By |March 29th, 2020|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj reviews the new Netflix India series, SHE, created and co-written by Imtiaz Ali.

Film review: KAAMYAAB

By |March 23rd, 2020|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj writes about Kaamyaab, Hardik Mehta's delightful directorial debut, starring Sanjay Mishra as a forgotten character actor in Bollywood.

Film Review: Guilty (Netflix)

By |March 18th, 2020|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj writes about GUILTY, the uneven Netflix India original written by Kanika Dhillon and directed by Ruchi Narain.

Film Review: RAKKHOSH (Netflix)

By |March 15th, 2020|reviews, Young Critics|

Our review of the indie, RAKKHOSH, featuring Namit Das and Sanjay Mishra, also known as "India's first POV feature film".

Film review: Yours Truly

By |February 19th, 2020|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj writes about Sanjoy Nag's delightful little 2019 indie, YOURS TRULY, starring Soni Razdan.

Film review: Teen Aur Aadha

By |February 13th, 2020|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj reviews Dar Gai's critically acclaimed film, TEEN AUR AADHA, streaming on Netflix.

KPFF2020: Watching “Eeb Allay Ooo!”

By |February 10th, 2020|Film Festivals, Young Critics|

Young cinephile Debanjan Dhar writes about his experience of watching Prateek Vats' Eeb Allay Ooo! at the People's Film Festival of Kolkata.

Film review: Sam Mendes’ 1917

By |January 21st, 2020|Young Critics|

Aspiring film critic Rachit Raj writes about the film everyone is talking about: Sam Mendes' anti-war epic, 1917.

(Streaming) Review: Ghost Stories

By |January 5th, 2020|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj reviews the first Hindi film release of 2020, Netflix anthology GHOST STORIES.

Streaming Review: Sarthak Dasgupta’s MUSIC TEACHER

By |December 12th, 2019|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj writes about Sarthak Dasgupta's haunting little indie, MUSIC TEACHER.

Film review: Pati, Patni Aur Woh

By |December 10th, 2019|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj reviews Mudassar Aziz's PATI, PATNI AUR WOH, Bollywood's latest soulless interpretation of a problematic theme.

Review: The Irishman

By |November 28th, 2019|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj reviews Martin Scorsese latest mob movie, Netflix's THE IRISHMAN.

Review: BALA

By |November 12th, 2019|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj reviews BALA, the latest in a string of feel-good Ayushmann Khurrana social-message entertainers.

Review: Saand Ki Aankh

By |October 25th, 2019|reviews, Young Critics|

Rachit Raj reviews Saand Ki Aaankh, starring Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar as 60-something rural grandmothers who become senior shooting champions.

The Best Films of 2017

By |March 24th, 2018|Features, movies we loved, Young Critics|

This is your definitive list. Our young critic Pranav Joshi lists down the BEST of 2017 in terms of World Cinema. How many have you watched?

(Young) Review: IT

By |September 14th, 2017|reviews, Young Critics|

Our young critic Rohan Murti is back with his review of Hollywood's latest horror sensation, the Stephen King adaptation, "IT".

Review: Vishal Furia’s Marathi film, Lapachhapi

By |July 26th, 2017|reviews, Young Critics|

Pranav Joshi reviews the new Marathi-language horror movie, Lapachhapi (Hide and Seek).